Tokyo, May 6 (Xinhua) Relations between China and Japan have touched new heights and are on way to further development, Chinese President Hu Jintao said here Tuesday.
Tuesday, May 06, 2008 6:06:46 PM
Beijing, May 6 (IANS) Defending champion Gaurav Ghei leads a strong Asian challenge in the $1 million Pine Valley Beijing Open beginning Thursday.
Tuesday, May 06, 2008 6:02:01 PM
Beijing, May 6 (DPA) China Tuesday said talks on Tibet with envoys of the Dalai Lama were 'only a beginning' and urged the exiled Tibetan Buddhist leader to show more 'sincerity.'
Tuesday, May 06, 2008 4:55:53 PM
Kuala Lumpur, May 6 (IANS) A court here has permitted a publisher to challenge the Malaysian government's ban on the use of the word Allah in his Catholic weekly.
Tuesday, May 06, 2008 4:16:23 PM
Yangon, May 6 (DPA) The toll in Cyclone Nargis, which smashed into central Myanmar over the weekend, has risen to almost 15,000 with about 3,000 still listed as missing, a senior minister said Tuesday.
Tuesday, May 06, 2008 4:15:09 PM
Beijing, May 6 (Xinhua) The Asian Volleyball Confederation (AVC) has expressed its firm support to the Beijing Olympics at its 28th Board of Administration annual meeting here. The continental ruling body of volleyball said it opposes any attempt to mix Olympics and politics.
Tuesday, May 06, 2008 3:17:37 PM
Beijing, May 6 (Xinhua) Polish Ambassador to China Krzysztof Szumski said here that he believed the Olympic Games would be a success. 'With the wide participation of the peoples of the world, the cooperation between athletes will be strengthened. The Olympics will bring about progress to the Chinese people,' Szumski said.
Tuesday, May 06, 2008 3:15:58 PM
Beijing, May 6 (Xinhua) Havana: The Cuban men's and women's judo teams are in Miami to participate in an Olympic qualifying event May 7-11. Cuba's women's judo participants include Driulis Gonzalez, the gold medallist in Rio de Janeiro 2007 in the 63-kg category, world champion Yurisel Laborde (78 kg) and the Yanet Bermoy (48 kg).
Tuesday, May 06, 2008 3:14:56 PM
Beijing, May 6 (Xinhua) The third round of domestic ticket sales for the Beijing Olympics has started but the online purchasing system seemed to hit a snag again. A total of 1.38 million tickets were put on sale in this round for 16 sports, including boxing, soccer, volleyball, basketball.
Tuesday, May 06, 2008 3:13:30 PM
Mt. Qomolangma Base Camp (Tibet), May 6 (Xinhua) China has stepped up preparations for the Olympic flame's ascent of Mount Qomolangma as a 36-strong squad that will carry the flame atop was announced here Tuesday.
Tuesday, May 06, 2008 3:11:25 PM
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